Since 1981, 90-year-old Mori Hamako, aka Gamer Grandma, who has been actively playing video games for 39 years, entered the Guinness World Records Book with the title of the world’s oldest game YouTuber. Hamako, who plays games such as Call of Duty and Grand Theft Auto, has nearly 250 thousand subscribers.
Mori Hamako, 90, who lives in Japan, has a YouTube channel in the name of Gamer Grandma, where he uploaded his experiences in action games such as Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Grand Theft Auto 5 (GTA 5) and Resident Evil, and if you think that his passion for gaming has just begun .
Hamako’s introduction to the games dates back to 1981. That year, before moving on to the classic Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) console known as “Famicom” in Japan, 90-year-old Hamako, who started his game journey at the Cassette Vision console, passed to the PC in the late 80s and met the PlayStation in the 90s.
Mori Hamako, 90, has been actively playing video games for 39 years since 1981
Saying that he still enjoys playing classics such as F1 Race, The Legend of Zelda and Dragon Quest in his interviews, Hamako started his adventure on YouTube in 2014. Since then, the 90-year-old woman playing high-level games such as Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Grand Theft Auto 5 (GTA 5), and Resident Evil on her Gamer Grandma channel is one of Japan’s most famous social media personalities today.
Hamako, who has released a new video on his channel with more than 247 thousand subscribers, said that he was recognized as the “oldest video game YouTuber in the world” by the Guinness World Records. Thanking his subscribers in the video, Hamako stated that it is not possible to reach this record without them.
Video of 90-year-old Hamako showing her merits in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
“I feel like watching the movie while playing today’s games,” said YouTuber, 90, who interviewed Guinness World Records. I like GTA 5 the most. The graphics are really impressive. It is almost like a movie. ”
Saying that he will continue to play as long as his health gives his hand, Hamako said, “I felt that life would be really interesting if I started to play, and the worries about unnecessary things would decrease.” Stating that he plays more than seven to eight hours a day, 90-year-old YouTuber said that older people can also spend their time playing games.
You can watch the Guinness Book of Records interview with Hamako below